Our volunteers are essential to helping Healthwatch Birmingham make a difference to health and social care services in the city. They go out into the community to find out what people think is working and what they would like to see improved about services. By joining them, you’ll not only be playing an important part in making sure everyone in Birmingham receives great care, you’ll learn new skills and make new friends at the same time.

Our volunteers come from all different backgrounds, and we’re always looking for people who are:

  • Passionate about improving health and social care
  • Able to listen to and understand other people’s experiences
  • Committed to volunteering for at least one day a month
  • A Birmingham resident aged 16 or over
  • You don’t need any specific skills or qualifications to volunteer with us, but you will:

  • Make a positive difference within the community
  • Feel valued, empowered and part of a team
  • Meet new people and make new friends
  • Build your skills and knowledge of health and social care
  • Gain valuable work experience and access accredited training
  • Boost your confidence and self-esteem
  • Have expenses reimbursed

More information here.